Yearly Archives: 2016

​Facebook drone investigation: Wind gust led to broken wing – CNET

Enlarge ImageFacebook's Aquila dronePhoto by Facebook/Screenshot by Stephen Shankland/CNET Aquila, Facebook's internet-beaming drone prototype, was laid low because of an inability to handle a gust of wind, a federal investigation concluded, and Facebook is changing the aircraft design accordingly.The drone, unmanned and operated by autopilot technology, crashed June 28 as it was coming in to…
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